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Find resources and contacts from federal and local agencies in each state.

These state programs and contacts can be a resource to you as you build your school safety plan. The contacts are state emergency planners that can provide school safety expertise specific to each state.

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Illinois has many agency programs and contacts that can help your school build a school safety plan. Check out these resources as you develop your plan.

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Illinois State Board of Education

Office of the Governor

The Illinois State Board of Education oversees all educational priorities for the state of Illinois.



Educational Safety & Security Center

Illinois State Board of Education

The Educational Safety and Security Center is being developed as a tool to assist administrators, teachers, and other school service personnel in locating resources relevant to school safety and emergency response.


School Wellness

Illinois State Board of Education

The School Wellness program provides information on the physical health, social, and emotional learning and education needed to support the whole child.


Health and Life Safety

Illinois State Board of Education

The Health and Life Safety program houses the School Emergency and Crisis Response Plan Guide for Illinois schools. 


Contact Information


Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)
536 South Clark Street, 6th Floor
Chicago, IL 60605

Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA)

2111 W. Roosevelt Road
Chicago, IL 60608
(312) 421-6700
Covers 18 counties in northern Illinois extending from Interstate 80 north to the Wisconsin border, east to Indiana, and west to Iowa

900 East Linton Avenue
Springfield, IL 62703
(217) 522-9675
Covers central and southern Illinois

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)
233 North Michigan Avenue, Suite 1300
Chicago, IL 60601
Phone Number: 312-353-5160
Fax Number: 312-353-4144


Illinois Statewide Terrorism and Intelligence Center (Primary)

Chicago Crime Prevention and Information Center; Chicago, IL (Recognized)